Smartgate Solutions Limited, a Leeds, UK-based solutions provider working within regulated industries in the UK and internationally, closed a £1.6m funding round.
Hobs Group, a Liverpool, UK-based provider of 2D and 3D content, innovative document solutions, received a further £4m investment from Business Growth Fund (BGF).
Nationwide Window Cleaning (NWC), a Yorkshire-based window, gutter and high-level cleaning business, received a £1.5m investment from Business Growth Fund (BGF).
Monodraught, a High Wycombe, UK-based ventilation systems specialist, received a £2.65m investment.
Guardian Media Group, one of the UK’s leading media organizations, is to launch an independent £42m venture capital fund.
Charity Checkout, a U.K.-based online fundraising platform, raised $1m in funding.
Frame, a London, UK-based boutique fitness brand, raised £6m in equity funding.
BridgeU, a London, UK and Hong Kong-based provider of a university prep and career guidance platform, raised £4m in Series A funding.
Capital Dynamics, an independent global asset manager, closed its latest mid-market co-investment fund, at $383m.
Neurovalens, the company behind Modius, a weight management wearable headset, completed a $1.57m (UK£1.18) Indiegogo campaign.
Kobalt, an independent music services company built for artists, songwriters, publishers and labels, raised $14m in Series D funding.
Mobysoft, a Manchester, UK-based predictive software for social housing providers, received an investment from Livingbridge’s Enterprise 2 fund.
Catalyst Development, a London, UK-based specialist financial markets consultancy, received an investment from Livingbridge’s Livingbridge’s Enterprise 2 fund.
Draper Esprit (AIM: GROW, ESM: GRW), a UK-based venture capital firm investing in high growth digital technology businesses, launched a strategy to target up to £75m ($100m) of investment in the top 10 to 20 seed funds, angel networks and early stage investment platforms across Europe over a five-year period.
Connexin, a Hull, UK-based metropolitan Wi-Fi company, secured up to a £10m investment.